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A day in the life of....the King Harry Ferry

From 4 February 2013

Ever wondered what it's like to spend a day in the life of a classic chain ferry in Cornwall? Well now you can find out...

The King Harry Ferry is an iconic part of Cornwall’s history.


Route :: Feock - Philleigh
Runs :: 7 Days a week all year round
Info & Bookings :: 01872 862312
Sailing Time :: 10 mins
Distance :: 300m

Established in 1888, it connects St Mawes and the Roseland Peninsula with Feock, Truro and Falmouth by avoiding the alternative 27 mile route through Truro & Tresillian.

Each year the King Harry Ferry saves 5 million car miles, 1.7 million kg of CO2 and ¾ of a million litres of fuel. It carries 300,000 cars every single year.

Watch the short video below to see just how magical a day in the life of the King Harry Ferry can be...

The King Harry Ferry on the Fal River in Cornwall from Fal River on Vimeo.

A day in the life of the King Harry Ferry, the world famous chain ferry that links the Truro and Falmouth side of the Fal River to the unspoilt beauty of the Roseland Peninsula in Cornwall.

For more information about this classic ferry and the area surrounding this beautiful Cornish river please visit www.falriver.co.uk or come and find us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/falriver.

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